Vox Pop

Monday - Friday, 2pm - 3pm

Vox Pop is WAMC's live call-in talk program. Guests with expertise in areas ranging from Astronomy to George Washington speak with WAMC's hosts and answer questions posed by WAMC listeners. We also have a number of forums and guests who are regulars to Vox Pop such as our Science Forum and Gardening program.

Every Monday is a "Medical Monday."  Every Friday is a "Food Friday." 

There are several ways to join the conversation:

  • Call in during the show from 2-3 p.m. at 1-800-348-2551 (1-800-TALK-1)
  • Comment on the show page of the Vox Pop section of WAMC.org
  • Comment on the Vox Pop status update at WAMC's Facebook page
  • Tweet us @WAMCVoxPop

Coming up on Vox Pop:

Monday, July 21
Medical Monday

Tuesday, July 22
Open Forum

Wednesday, July 23
Open Forum

Thursday, July 24
Science Forum

Friday, July 25
Food Friday 

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Playlist

November 27, 2012

2:00 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings
2:20 PM
Someone
Artist : Duke Ellington
Album : The Centennial Edition: Complete RCA Victor Recordings
Composer : Ellington
Catalog : RCA 09026-63386-2
Label : RCA
2:40 PM
Opus 1
Artist : Tommy Dorsey
Album : Yes Indeed!
Composer : Sy Oliver, Sid Garris
Label : RCA Victor
2:58 PM
Peacherine Rag
Artist : Trio Bell’Arte
Album : Scott Joplin The Entertainer
Composer : Scott Joplin
Label : Premier Recordings

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Vox Pop
12:30 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Vox Pop : Astronomy

On this edition of Vox Pop, we welcome renowned astronomer Bob Berman to the studio to field all of your Astronomy-related questions.

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12:30 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Vox Pop : Sports : 4/2/14

Credit Darron Cummings / AP

We’re fresh off opening day for Major League Baseball, smack in the middle of a bracket-busting NCAA tourney and we may have witnessed history with a decision to allow college football players to unionize. Here with us to talk it through is our very own sports commentator and Marist College Center for Sports Communication Director Keith Strudler.

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Vox Pop
12:30 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 4/1/14 : New York State Budget

Credit flickr.com

The April 1 deadline has come and New York State has an on-time budget. New York Public Interest Research Group Legislative Director Blair Horner joins Alan in the studio today to talk about the budget. We want to know what you think of it, too.

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12:30 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Dr. Jennifer Michaels : 3/31/14

Dr. Jennifer Michaels

  Joining us today on Vox Pop - Dr. Jennifer Michaels of The Brien Center for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services and Berkshire Medical Center is here to discuss mental health and substance abuse issues for the latest edition of Medical Monday. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.

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2:09 pm
Fri March 28, 2014

Food Friday: Middle Eastern Cuisine

  It’s Food Friday again, and we’re going across the world to explore the heart-healthy cuisine of the Middle East. We’re here today with Julie Ann Sageer, a.k.a. Julie Taboulie, an Emmy-nominated, Finger Lakes-based chef who specializes in Lebanese and Middle Eastern cuisine.  

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Vox Pop
12:30 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Vox Pop : Gardening : 3/27/14

Credit Wikimedia Commons

Joining us for our gardening program is horticulturist Bob Graves, co-owner of Faddegon’s Nursery in Latham, New York.

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12:30 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Vox Pop : Pets & Vets : 3/26/14

Credit zaimoku_woodpile via Flickr

It’s our Pets & Vets program this afternoon, and here to take your calls is Dr. Susan Sikule of the Just Cats Veterinary Clinic in Guilderland, New York.

Vox Pop
12:30 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 3/25/14 : Unions

Bus drivers in Vermont’s largest county are in the second week of a strike, after a weekend of failed negotiations with county transportation officials. It has created quite a stir in the region.

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12:30 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Vox Pop : Medical Monday - Christopher Dolinsky : 3/24/14

Joining us this afternoon for Medical Monday is Dr. Christopher Dolinsky of Northeastern Radiation Oncology in Schenectady, New York. He’s here to answer your questions about cancer, cancer treatment and related topics.

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Vox Pop
12:15 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Vox Pop : Food Friday : Food Trucks

Credit David Stanley, via Wikimedia Commons

Are you hungry? Look no further than the curb, because the food trucks have pulled up! Today’s show is all about delicious food that comes from the trucks you see around the region. We’re here with Kathy Lloyd, owner of How We Roll and Tim Taney, chef and owner of Slidin’ Dirty.

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